Superpeer release notes
Superpeer release notes
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v4.2

New Features

  • Make video call thumbnails scrollable. This is especially useful if there are more than 8 people in a video call.
  • Allow hosts to mute and turn off video for speakers from the participant list
  • Implement Picture in Picture mode in video calls. This helps to see others in the call when you are screen sharing.
  • Dynamically resize the thumbnail videos in the live stream to support 11 and more participants
  • Add shortcuts to video call control buttons
  • Allow viewers to see and use chat on the stream in full-screen mode
  • Allow stream guests to go back to viewing the stream when they are on the stage
  • Allow stream participants to post questions from the chat Questions tab
  • Put bookings into rescheduling flow instead of auto canceling when hosts don't accept the bookings on time
  • Send notification email when hosts get a new paid subscription

Improvements

  • UI/UX improvements for stream raise hand functionality
    • Show 'Waiting' badge when you invite someone to stage or accept an invitation
    • Show a raising hand icon in the user avatar to quickly see raised hand speakers
    • Add 'Lower all' button to reject all raising hand requests
    • Show an information modal to users when they first raised a hand to acknowledge that hosts will get notified
    • Show the total number of raised hand users in the chat participants tab
  • Implement feature explaining zero states for live stream chat tabs
  • Automatically register to free events/series after subscribing to the user
  • Display 'Live Now' badge on event cover image and redirect users to stream page after registering the event
  • Update the color of pagination arrows on the booking date picker to increase visibility
  • Disable pausing the live streaming video when clicking the video element
  • Recognize mobile vertical videos, and display them properly in live streams
  • Update SMS content for auto-accepted bookings to tell it's already accepted
  • Add timezone information to all emails related Series feature

Fixes

  • Fix uploading profile video during onboarding step
  • Fix showing placeholder cover media on event pages
  • Fix showing the last day of the months unavailable in the booking calendar when the timezone changed
  • Fix showing booking dates as unavailable until tapping the screen on Safari 14.1.1
  • Fix availability time calculation for different timezones
  • Fix sending the wrong reschedule link in "Your booking is rescheduled" email, after a user reschedules a booking
  • Fix unnecessarily truncating participant full names in the chat participants list
  • Fix sorting series parts
  • Fix not working 'Copy Speaker Invite Link' for live streams in Series
  • Fix receipt link issue for USD bookings on booking confirmation emails
  • Fix event reminders for guest participants

Changes

  • Add minimum booking price requirement which is equivalent to $1. You still can have free services, just type 0 as the amount. We needed to introduce this requirement for currencies other than USD.
  • Prevent hosts subscribe to their own channels

v4.1

New Features

  • Add controls to minimize and hide video call thumbnails in a fullscreen video call Screenshot
  • We will now automatically refund the users when their host is a no-show for 1:1 bookings
  • Make purchased series and streams visible in the host dashboard
  • Allow hosts to update cover images of past streams
  • Show most upvoted questions on top of the stream chat
  • Better network members table to show member invitation status Screenshot
  • Show network account logo as a badge in member profile page Screenshot
  • Allow network account admins to add website address, a short description of their network, and donation badge to the network profile page

Improvements

  • UX improvements on stream/series publish modal to make publishing and managing visibility of the event easier
  • UX improvements and text changes on advanced availability settings
  • Add more host details to stream reminder and registration completed emails
  • Prompt logged in account to logout when they want to go to the network account request invite page

Fixes

  • Fix showing date and time according to user preferences in streams and series pages
  • Fix sending messages from the dashboard after switching chat tabs
  • Fix date selection issues in the date picker one unavailability settings page
  • Fix showing the updated value of advanced availability settings
  • Fix refreshing page after completing a withdrawal

v4.0

New Features

  • Series: Our latest and greatest feature ๐Ÿ™Œ

    • Create a series of live and on-demand events
    • Live: a live stream in front of your audience
    • Premiere: a live stream where you and your audience watch a video together
    • On-Demand: a video that your audience can watch whenever they want
  • Ticketed Streams: Sell tickets for your streams

  • Advanced pricing options https://f.acet.me/V0Pe.png

    • Make a stream/series open to paid subscribers
    • Require additional payment for your event, for all of your subscribers or only your paid subscribers
    • Donations are now possible https://f.acet.me/cUIJ.png
  • Live Chat Features: Brand new video call chat focused on interacting with your audience

    • New tabs for different types of chat messages (Chat, Questions and Starred messages)
    • Raise hand
    • Mark a comment as a โ€œquestionโ€
    • Mark a question as answered
    • Star a chat message
    • Search participants
    • Block someone in the chat
    • Invite someone to stage
  • Advanced availability options: https://f.acet.me/pXgT.png

    • Allowing Superpeers to choose how far in advance a booking can be created
    • Option to automatically accept bookings
  • Updated our video player to include the new features below

    • Allow video quality selection
    • Adaptive streaming
    • Allow video speed changes
    • Showing video thumbnails in the video progress bar to allow quick seeking through the video
  • Allow users to choose between 12 and 24 hour time in the Settings page https://f.acet.me/qvEP.png

  • Better timezone displaying across the UI: Timezones are now visible everywhere next to a date-time in the application

Performance

  • New video streaming infrastructure to allow for streams with more than 3000 participants
  • Streams will now be served with adaptive bitrate, which will improve streaming on mobile and with limited data

v3.4

New Features

  • Enable stream and subscriptions to network accounts
  • Enhance first-time stream experience Screenshot

Performance

  • Superpeer is now served by Cloudflare. We are utilizing Cloudflare's fastest cache technology and edge servers to make the app load faster than ever
  • Massive performance improvements for HostLanding Before and After
  • Improve font loading to avoid the unpleasant swapping effect

Improvements

  • Update the design of the locked stream banner on the event details page Screenshot
  • Show call quality warnings when using certain Safari versions Screenshot

Fixes

  • Fix PayPal button re-render issue after applying a discount code
  • Fix visibility time of the next booking notification
  • Fix sorting the withdrawal list

v3.3

New Features

  • Add stream experience survey at the end of the stream Screenshot
  • Allow network account owners to change the sort order of their members on the public profile page Screenshot
  • Add recording duration on the stream cover images Screenshot
  • Show new release notes indicator on the sidebar Screenshot
  • Allow duplicating an existing discount code Screenshot
  • Allow hosts to better configure sending emails while creating an event Screenshot
  • Add notification banner to public profile to tell hosts why their bookings are disabled Screenshot
  • Show booking questions on the chat message

Performance

  • 8x reduction on request time of booking manage requests: cancel, ask to reschedule, and reschedule booking requests.

Improvements

  • Better copy for unsubscribe email
  • Use CLABE number for Mexico bank accounts
  • Add network name to CSV export user accounts
  • Display stream cover images in a better way

Fixes

  • Fix service custom question data loss issue when updating a service
  • Fix removing calendar invites for cancelled streams
  • Fix showing the old state of subscription prices when an update or cancel action taken
  • Fix disabling registration button when stream ended

v3.2

Features

  • Allow posting past streams to paid subscribers only, public, and unlisted Screenshot
  • Add pagination to subscribers table Screenshot
  • Allow the host to change their subscription price Screenshot
  • Mark repeated bookers on the booking cards Screenshot
  • Allow exporting stream attendee list as a CSV file Screenshot
  • Allow hosts to disconnect their bank account Screenshot
  • Filter network members on the network landing page by selecting multiple tags
  • Show help article link when connecting bank account fails
  • Show Superfan badge for in-stream participants list
  • Show better TransferWise error messages on the Payout form

Performance

  • ๐Ÿš€ Performance improvements on the Subscribers table. Now loading 7k subscribers down from 10 seconds to milliseconds.
  • โฌ†๏ธ Trimmed another 200kb from our bundle size to make the app load faster

Improvements

  • Improve handling active speaker change for streams viewers
  • UI improvements for price change modal
  • Improvements to booking cars
    • UI/UX improvements on the network booking cards for user accounts
    • Add tooltip to bookings in the pending state
    • Add network details to free bookings and improve booking card

Fixes

  • Fix sending reminder email and SMS notifications to event co-hosts and speakers
  • Fix UI issues when playing stream recording in a fullscreen on the Event detail page
  • Fix joining a stream redirection issues when the stream host gives someone a unique link
  • Fix showing published stream page even if the stream is unlisted
  • Fix having invalid usernames when upgrading a user account to a host account
  • Fix "Copy call URL" button in the booking cards
  • Fix chat message list UI

v3.1

New Features

  • Allow capturing audio from the browser tab for Chrome and Chromium Edge while sharing screen
  • Add questions to CSV export
  • Add message user button to reschedule booking email
  • Play profile videos in a modal on the network landing page
  • When the stream paused show the Paused badge
  • Add member count badge on Team Members page

Performance Improvements

  • Huge improvements on our video call quality. We are constantly monitoring the quality of our video call and our latest improvements have already proven this step forward
  • Improve chat performance for big streams
  • Initial PWA implementation to load our app faster
  • Remove Font Awesome to make the app more lightweight

Changes

  • Show marked as 'free' events as available on Superpeer's calendar
  • Improve free call no show notifications to avoid confusion around payouts/refunds
  • Add reschedule and cancel links to the booking reminder email
  • Prevent users cancel or reschedule a booking after the call started
  • New video call notifications will replace existing ones
  • Add an alert about profile video size limitation
  • Add data validation to password reset form
  • UI/UX improvements on Subscription modal
  • Increase clickable area on circle profile video buttons
  • Make tags individual to network
  • Remove the share profile button in the new calls tab
  • Change text on the bank account alert bar and make it persistent when closed
  • Redirect co-hosts and speakers to watch stream page in stream details page
  • Change emoji in the calendar for events
  • Better formatting for long messages in email templates
  • Change all icons in the app sidebar
  • Update network revenue percentage text on add new member modal
  • Better email notification description copy when stream visibility type changed
  • Add tooltip for cancelled by system bookings
  • UI improvements on the host landing page

Fixes

  • Fix overriding date and time when updating a published streams
  • Fix booking navigation after discount code applied
  • Fix listing stream co-hosts and speakers as did not attend on the stream report table
  • Fix stream redirections and not found stream issues
  • Fix joining the stream without a display name
  • Fix stream cover image size for smaller screens
  • Fix video modal error on small-height screens on the host landing page
  • Fix increasing ticket count for added co-hosts/speakers
  • Enable the edit button on the event detail page if the event is draft
  • Fix sorting past booking and streams in desc order
  • Fix sorting event tickets in descending order

v3.0

We are so excited to launch paid subscriptions and make our streams feature General Available ๐ŸŽ‰

New features

  • Create your channel and monetize your streams with our new paid subscription options. You can choose what types of subscriptions to offer: annual, monthly, or a special version -- Superfan, created for your most loyal supporters or clients. There will always be a free option, and you have full control over who to offer this content.
  • You can invite co-hosts and speakers to your stream when creating a stream.
  • Brand network can now have a public landing page directly on Superpeer. As an example see Product Hunt Mentors or HackerNoon Experts on Superpeer.
  • You can now customize questions asked when creating a booking. You can add up to 4 custom questions to your services and mark them as required or optional. Your callers will need to answer the required questions to create a booking with you.
  • User Accounts to allow users to manage their subscriptions, saved credit cards, streams and bookings. User accounts can subscribe to Superpeers or join a stream with one click.
  • Redesigned the host landing pages, see an example: Chris Messina
  • Allow network admins to tag members to give users a way to filter their members on Brand Network landing page

Improvements

  • Update video call provider version to address audio issues on some mobile devices and Safari browsers
  • Show more information in the subscriptions table including paid subscription details

Changes

  • 'Unlisted' option for streams will only change the visibility of your stream. You can create Public (Free) or Paid Subscriber Only streams and both of them can be Unlisted, meaning they will be hidden from your public profile page and be accessible by the link.
  • Superpeers can create up to 20 services

v2.4

New Features

  • Create a new Services tab in Profile to allow Superpeers to easily manage their services
  • Show total, last 30 days, last 24 hours subscriber counts on the Subscriptions page

Improvements/Changes

  • UI/UX improvements on the stream reports table allowing you to see more details at a glance
  • Improvements on handling video call device selection
  • Move payment receipt link from booking completed email to booking created email
  • UI improvements on subscription modal for mobile devices

Fixes

  • Fix an edge case that could cause live streams to stop abnormally
  • Fix handling payment confirmation mechanism to prevent possible double-charging when creating a booking
  • Fix the export to CSV file button on the Subscribers page
  • Fix showing timer to all participants in a stream
  • Fix responsive UI bugs on the stream detail page for mobile Safari

v2.3

We are so excited to share yet another huge release with you. We have lots of amazing features and improvements.

New Features

  • Allow hosts to publish their previous streams as a post to their public profile
  • Allow hosts to create unlisted streams
  • Add attendee and subscriber status column to the stream details table
  • Implement replying to chat messages for streams
  • Add call recordings to booking cards
  • Add network invitation message to emails
  • Add Speaker badge next to the user name in the stream chat
  • Show stream muted modal in Safari to prevent auto-play restrictions
  • Add join call link to reschedule email
  • Redirect stream guests invited via "Copy Invite Link" button back to the stream page when the host makes them a viewer
  • Remove the previous end of call notifications
  • Change stream emoji for the calendar invitations
  • Implement a new waiting screen for streams
  • Ask iOS Chrome users to switch to Safari

Improvements

  • UX improvements on table component to increase horizontal scroll sensibility
  • UI improvement on booking actions buttons on mobile
  • Add data validation for the stream start time

Fixes

  • Prevent sending invitations to existing network members
  • Fix updating active speaker layout during streams
  • Fix creating a second subscription/subscriber document in the database for the same email address
  • Fix streams page layout issue
  • Fix moving streams into the "Past streams" tab when they are ended
  • Fix unavailability counter when the unavailable date range is in the past
  • Fix connecting Ukrainian, Egyptian and Russian bank account for payouts
  • Fix video call audio issues on both mobile and desktop Safari
  • Fix scrolling issue on mobile when hamburger menu is open
  • Fix marking previous chat messages as read after sending a new message from the dashboard
  • Fix width of search input in smaller screen
  • Fix network revenue in export bookings